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"Steve M. Robbins" 02-13-2011 01:17 AM

patch removal of --unified-reject-files breaks quilt
 
Hi,

Suddenly, I can't apply my quilt patches:

steve@riemann{insighttoolkit-3.20.0}quilt push -a
Applying patch metaio-test-vtk_source.patch
patch: unrecognized option '--unified-reject-files'
patch: Try `patch --help' for more information.
Patch metaio-test-vtk_source.patch does not apply (enforce with -f)

Patch 2.6.1 has removed this "lenny compatibility option" deliberately.
How can we get quilt working again?

(for now, I've downgraded back to patch 2.6)

Thanks,
-Steve

gregor herrmann 02-13-2011 01:53 AM

patch removal of --unified-reject-files breaks quilt
 
On Sat, 12 Feb 2011 20:17:35 -0600, Steve M. Robbins wrote:

> Suddenly, I can't apply my quilt patches:
>
> steve@riemann{insighttoolkit-3.20.0}quilt push -a
> Applying patch metaio-test-vtk_source.patch
> patch: unrecognized option '--unified-reject-files'
> patch: Try `patch --help' for more information.
> Patch metaio-test-vtk_source.patch does not apply (enforce with -f)
>
> Patch 2.6.1 has removed this "lenny compatibility option" deliberately.
> How can we get quilt working again?

In my case by fixing ~/.quiltrc:

#QUILT_PATCH_OPTS="--unified-reject-files"

Since commenting out the option quilt works again :)


Cheers,
gregor

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"Steve M. Robbins" 02-13-2011 02:26 AM

patch removal of --unified-reject-files breaks quilt
 
On Sun, Feb 13, 2011 at 03:53:34AM +0100, gregor herrmann wrote:
> On Sat, 12 Feb 2011 20:17:35 -0600, Steve M. Robbins wrote:
>
> > Suddenly, I can't apply my quilt patches:
> >
> > steve@riemann{insighttoolkit-3.20.0}quilt push -a
> > Applying patch metaio-test-vtk_source.patch
> > patch: unrecognized option '--unified-reject-files'
> > patch: Try `patch --help' for more information.
> > Patch metaio-test-vtk_source.patch does not apply (enforce with -f)
> >
> > Patch 2.6.1 has removed this "lenny compatibility option" deliberately.
> > How can we get quilt working again?
>
> In my case by fixing ~/.quiltrc:
>
> #QUILT_PATCH_OPTS="--unified-reject-files"
>
> Since commenting out the option quilt works again :)

Aha! I have the same option in .quiltrc. Thanks, I'll remove
it and try again.

Cheers,
-Steve

02-13-2011 08:59 AM

patch removal of --unified-reject-files breaks quilt
 
On Feb 13, "Steve M. Robbins" <steve@sumost.ca> wrote:

> Patch 2.6.1 has removed this "lenny compatibility option" deliberately.
> How can we get quilt working again?
vi ~/.quiltrc

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ciao,
Marco


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